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    1. 23 hours ago

      Venezuela offers China tough lending lessons

      “God will provide!” So said Nicolas Maduro, Venezuela’s president, last week following his apparently empty-handed return...

    2. January 22, 2015

      Venezuela in a bind as Nicolás Maduro faces default dilemma

      Nicolás Maduro promised “God will provide” after Venezuela’s president returned to Caracas apparently empty-handed from a...

    1. January 14, 2015

      Oil price rout forces Venezuela to rethink petro-diplomacy

      Jamaica has its “Hope Zoo”, in Nicaragua garish yellow sculptures decorate the avenues of Managua called “The Trees of...

    2. beyondbrics

      January 5, 2015

      Hello 2015: Argentina and Venezuela - the emperor has no clothes

      By Russ Dallen, Caracas Capital Markets Trying to predict what will happen in South America’s wildest emerging markets in...

    3. September 15, 2014

      Venezuela: Whose default is it?

      Did you hear the one about the Harvard professor, the Bolivarian revolution and how to spot a looming sovereign default?...

    4. September 3, 2014

      Venezuela reshuffle dashes hopes of a change of direction

      Hopes that Venezuela would take a more pragmatic turn were dashed in a cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday night in which oil and...

    5. July 14, 2014

      Reform drive puts strain on Chávez legacy

      A red graffito of the late Hugo Chávez is sprayed on walls around the Venezuelan capital and nearby towns. Its legend is an...

    6. FT Photo Diary

      June 25, 2014

      Cocktails for Nicolas Maduro

      Ramon Espinosa/AP A protester throws a molotov cocktail at Bolivarian National Police during a protest against the...

    7. June 24, 2014

      Venezuela confronts volatile fuel dilemma

      Oscar Velasco, a Caracas bus driver from the Carpinteros slum, still remembers the shock rise in gasoline prices 25 years...

    8. June 15, 2014

      Venezuela signals relaxation of foreign exchange regime

      Venezuela’s oil minister has signalled further relaxation of the country’s complex foreign exchange rate system, saying its...

    9. FT Photo Diary

      April 22, 2014

      Caracas clashes

      Carlos Becerra/AFP Police clash with anti-government protesters in Caracas. Oil-rich Venezuela has been rocked by two months...

    10. April 21, 2014

      Venezuela sees a pragmatic revolution

      After a year in office, Nicolás Maduro has made little headway in correcting the economic distortions bequeathed by his...

    11. April 14, 2014

      Papal mediator put to test as Venezuela peace talks resume

      When Pietro Parolin was appointed last year by Pope Francis as the Vatican’s secretary of state, the Cardinal said he had...

    12. March 18, 2014

      Air Canada suspends Venezuela flights amid fears over violence

      Canada’s biggest airline has suspended flights to and from Venezuela, citing concerns over security after clashes between...

    13. FT Photo Diary

      March 6, 2014

      Anti-government protests in Caracas

      Juan Barreto/AFP An opposition activist hurls tear gas back at riot police during a protest against the government of...

    14. FT Photo Diary

      March 4, 2014

      Remembering Chavez a year on

      John Moore/Getty A worker passes a mural of Hugo Chavez at the military barracks where the former Venezuelan president is...

    15. March 4, 2014

      Venezuela’s poor wait for government to deliver on its promises

      Nelson Aranda’s temper rises with the day’s temperature as he queues outside a state-run grocery store in Petare, a gritty...

    16. February 25, 2014

      Protests against Nicolás Maduro split Venezuela in half

      On one side, dozens of protesters defend a barricade made from piled-up rubbish that blocks one of the main roads in eastern...

    17. February 21, 2014

      Oil at the heart of Venezuela’s turmoil

      At least six people have died in Venezuela’s street protests, with further clashes likely during marches planned this...

    18. FT Alphaville

      February 21, 2014

      The 6am London Cut

      Markets: Asia-Pacific equities are recovering thanks to a US manufacturing report that showed factories are humming in the...

    19. February 13, 2014

      Three dead after anti-Maduro protests in Venezuela

      At least three people died and dozens were injured after government supporters and opposition protesters clashed in...

    20. December 9, 2013

      Nicolás Maduro emerges from Chávez’s shadow

      Nicolás Maduro, the Venezuelan president, has pledged to continue his “economic offensive” against private business after...

    21. December 3, 2013

      Nicolás Maduro faces first big test of Venezuelan popular opinion

      From a caravan of two-dozen vehicles roving the hardscrabble back streets of Maracaibo, Venezuela’s second city, a voice...

    22. November 26, 2013

      Nervous oil traders fixated on Venezuela risk

      After a year of huge and unforeseen disruptions to oil supplies from Libya to Nigeria, optimism is growing that 2014 will be...

    23. November 19, 2013

      Venezuela grants president decree powers

      Venezuela’s legislature on Tuesday granted decree powers to President Nicolás Maduro, as the Chávez successor pledged to...

    24. November 15, 2013

      Venezuela’s president jails 100 businessmen in ‘economic war’

      Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro has intensified his crackdown on private businesses by jailing more than 100...

    25. beyondbrics

      November 9, 2013

      The Weekender, November 9

      The week in emerging markets, including our most read, five things we have learned and some long reads for the weekend. Plus...

    26. beyondbrics

      November 8, 2013

      Venezuela: 'optimise' every dollar

      Venezuela keeps fidgeting with its tight foreign exchange controls. Earlier this week President Nicolás Maduro announced the...

    27. beyondbrics

      November 7, 2013

      Venezuela sinks deeper into hyperinflation territory

      New inflation data are out in Venezuela and they don’t make for a pretty reading. Prices rose 5.1 per cent in October, the...

    28. October 17, 2013

      Guessing game starts on timing of Venezuela devaluation

      Beauty pageants are to Venezuela what football is to Argentina or baseball to Cuba – a spectacle that allows people to...

    29. October 14, 2013

      Chaos in Caracas

      Hugo Chávez died six months ago, but Venezuelans are still grappling with the former president’s calamitous legacy. Shops...

    30. September 30, 2013

      Nicolás Maduro seeks to deflect blame as Venezuela’s woes mount

      What to do if your country’s economy is on the ropes, inflation is soaring, shortages are rampant, political support is...

    31. September 23, 2013

      Venezuela: Polar’s chilly relationship with Chávez likely to thaw under Maduro

      Venezuelans may live nowhere near the Arctic Circle, but polar bears are nonetheless a common sight in the Latin American...

    32. beyondbrics

      July 21, 2013

      Week ahead, July 22 - 26

      The week ahead in emerging markets from beyondbrics: Pope Francis heads for Brazil in his first overseas trip; Apple,...

    33. July 2, 2013

      Snowden continues search for haven as asylum options narrow

      Edward Snowden’s search for a haven continued on Tuesday as Moscow said he had retracted his application for asylum in...

    34. July 2, 2013

      Bolivia president willing to consider Snowden asylum request

      Edward Snowden, the former US National Security Agency contractor holed up in Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport, received a...

    35. beyondbrics

      June 18, 2013

      Kimberly-Clark comes to Venezuela's (toilet paper) rescue

      Conveniently for Nicolas Maduro, whose fledgling presidency has been marred by nationwide shortages of loo paper (amongst a...

    36. beyondbrics

      June 16, 2013

      Week ahead: June 17 - 21

      Look out for: IEA gas report, Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro receives audience with Pope Francis in Rome, and the...

    37. beyondbrics

      June 14, 2013

      China-Trinidad and Tobago: a closer embrace

      Nicolas Maduro, Venezuela’s new president, could be forgiven for feeling a bit slighted after his opposite number in China,...

    38. beyondbrics

      June 13, 2013

      Venezuela has a pretty big corruption problem

      Venezuelans barely flinched when the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged four people linked to a New York-based...

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